Definition of Paleacrita

1. Noun. Geometrid moths.

Exact synonyms: Genus Paleacrita
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Genus
Group relationships: Family Geometridae, Geometridae
Member holonyms: Paleacrita Vernata, Spring Cankerworm



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Paleacrita

Palamism
Palamite
Palaquium
Palaquium gutta
Palatinate
Palatine
Palau
Palau Islands
Palauan
Palauans
Palawan
Palawan bearcat
Palawan bearcats
Pale Clouded Yellow
Pale of Settlement
Paleacrita
Paleacrita vernata
Palearctic
Palembang
Paleo-American
Paleo-American culture
Paleo-Amerind
Paleo-Amerind culture
Paleo-Indian
Paleo-Indian culture
Paleo Faliro
Paleo Faliron
Paleoarchean
Paleocene
Paleocene epoch

Literary usage of Paleacrita

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1863-1871), Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1907)
"The antenna;, as Dr. Riley pointed out three years after he described his genus paleacrita (8th Mo. Report, p. 15 and 17), are nearly in agreement with ..."

2. ... Report of the United States Entomological Commission by United States Entomological commission (1883)
"... b, eggs, natural size and enlarged ; c, side view of an enlarged segment of larva ; d, dorsal view of same. (After Riley.) Fio. 2. paleacrita ..."

3. The Moth Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Moths of North America by William Jacob Holland (1903)
"... Genus paleacrita Riley There are reputed to be three species of the genus found in the United States. Only one of them, because of its economic ..."

4. Insect Pests of Farm, Garden and Orchard by Ezra Dwight Sanderson (1921)
"The spring canker worm (paleacrita-vcr- nata): a, larva—natural size; 6, eggs—natural size and enlarged; c, ..."

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